Master Metallic Materials Technology


FacultyFakultät 5 - Werkstoffwissenschaft und Werkstofftechnologie
DegreeMaster of Science (M.Sc.)
Standard period of study3 Semester
Start of studiesWinter- und Sommersemester (i.d.R. aber zum Sommersemester)
Admission requirement

Bachelor degree (at least 7 semesters) or an equivalent degree in the field of Material Science and or Materials Technology

English language proficiency (TOEFL 90 internet based test, IELTS 6.5 or equivalent language certificate)

Application deadlineSummer semester: 15 October, winter semester: 15 April

Study concept

Manufacturing of metallic components is one of the most important fields of any national economy. Starting with the production of materials followed by processing and metal forming it is one of the most innovative technologies. Engineers in metal production, metal forming and foundry technology contribute in this technological development.

Based on the Bachelor's course of studies steel production, metal forming and foundry technology is continued to a deeper knowledge in this master course. Furthermore practical skills are related to economics knowledge.


Studienablaufplan Master Metallic Materials Technology

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Job opportunities

Graduates of the Master programme can work in the following areas: Iron- and steelmaking industry, foundry industry, metal forming industry, engineering industry, refractory industry, metal processing industry, process development, technical sales and distribution as well as in research institutions.

How to apply

Entry requirements

  • Bachelor degree (at least 7 semesters) or an equivalent degree in the field of metallurgy, materials technology or another related discipline
  • English language proficiency (TOEFL 90 internet based test, IELTS 6.5 or equivalent language certificate) – this does not apply to applicants whose national language is English

Application for the winter semester 2021/2022

If the post mail services in your country do not operate reliably due to the Covid-19 pandemic, you can apply by e-mail.
In this case, please include all application documents in one single pdf-file and name the file after the following pattern:
Send your application file to the e-mail address of the Admission´s Office zulassungsbueroatzuv [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de before the application deadline 15 April 2021.

Please arrange the required documents in the pdf file in the following order:

  1. Application for Admission for Foreign Applicants I Additional information to the application form
  2. Bachelor´s certificate with Transcript of Records
  3. if applicable: Master´s degree with Transcript of Records
  4. if applicable (applicants from India): Diploma Degree with Transcript of Records
  5. Proof of English language proficiency: IELTS or TOEFL certificate
  6. Motivation letter (1 page)
  7. CV

Note that you shall not send any recommendation letters or non-academic certificates.
You will receive a confirmation of receipt of your application by e-mail within two weeks. It will contain your application number which you should state in all further correspondence with our university.
We receive numerous applications. Please note that there may be delays in processing your application and even a rejection if your application documents are incomplete or if your application deviates in any other way from the specifications described here. In your own interest, please make every effort to implement the above specifications in the best possible way.

Application deadlines

Studies in the degree programme regularly begin in the summer semester on 1 April. The application deadline is 15 October. On the basis of individual study plans, matriculation for the winter semester is also possible. The application deadline for winter semester is 15 April. The winter semester starts on 1 October.

Application address

Regularly, the application documents have to be send by mail to the Admission Office. The address is:

TU Bergakademie Freiberg
Akademiestraße 6
09599 Freiberg

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